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Wernicke's Disease

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • April 4, 2006
  • 03:03 AM

My mother in law has this disease and I am wondering if this is going to progress like Alzhiemers. Or if we continue to give her the thyamine she needs will she get better? She is already confabulating. HELP!!

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  • well the doctors that i seen for my sister encephalopathy stated that it is not reversable/it's brain damage due to alchohol abuse/
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  • well the doctors that i seen for my sister encephalopathy stated that it is not reversable/it's brain damage due to alchohol abuse/ my stepday actually has that disease and the neurologist said it is reversable it takes 6 months up to 4 years to fully recover
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    • November 18, 2010
    • 10:03 AM
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